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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 04:29 PM EDT

Finland, Named World's Happiest Country, Offers Contest

Finland, ranked for the second time the world's happiest country, is launching an unusual tourism campaign which it promises will share its secret. The country's tourism board is holding a contest in which... »

Campbell's Soup Trademarks 'Chunky' After Years of Spoofs

Campbell's Soup Trademarks 'Chunky' After Years of Spoofs

The Campbell Soup Company has trademarked the word "chunky" after references to its "Chunky" branded soup made it into the lexicon of pop culture over the past couple of decades. »

Mattel and National Geographic Partner to Create Unique Line of Barbie Dolls

Mattel and National Geographic Partner to Create Unique Line of Barbie Dolls

Mattel is partnering with National Geographic to create a line of Barbie dolls highlighting occupations centered around exploration, science, conservation and research in which women are underrepresented, the El... »

Check Out the Food and Drink on Offer at Super Bowl LIII

Check Out the Food and Drink on Offer at Super Bowl LIII

Fans eager to watch the big game at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium Feb. 3 can expect to find top-rated food and beverage items offered at the same prices fans experience at all other events in the stadium. »

Virgin's 18+ Cruise Ship Sets Sail in 2020

Virgin's 18+ Cruise Ship Sets Sail in 2020

Virgin Voyages is the latest travel-related company in Sir Richard Branson's empire. The inaugural boat, the "Scarlet Lady," will be an adults-only cruise line sailing from Miami to the Caribbean in 2020. »

Flickr Starts Deleting Thousands of User Photos

Social media giant Flickr announced it will be deleting a large amount of user photos on its website starting Tuesday. The company was purchased from Yahoo! by Smugmug last April and announced policy... »

What Super Bowl Recipe Is Your State Extra Interested in

What Super Bowl Recipe Is Your State Extra Interested in

Sure, everyone eats chicken wings for the Super Bowl. But who's looking to make fried chicken wings? People in Arkansas, according to a Google analysis of the most uniquely searched recent Super Bowl recipes... »

Sam Adams Releases New Tom Brady GOAT-Themed Beer

Just in time for Super Bowl LIII, Boston-based Sam Adams is releasing a special GOAT-themed beer in honor of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. "Too Old, Too Slow, Still Here," a 7.8 percent ABV double... »

Super Bowl LIII By the Numbers

Super Bowl LIII By the Numbers

While the most important number on Super Bowl Sunday will be the final score, here are some other significant figures to know ahead of Super Bowl LIII. »

Michael Phelps to Speak at Southern Connecticut State University

Michael Phelps to Speak at Southern Connecticut State University

Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian in history, is coming to Connecticut in March. »

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Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families'
Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families'
Joining together to help Tri-State food banks replenish non-perishable supplies and sustain essential anti-hunger efforts, NBC Connecticut / WVIT, Telemundo Connecticut / WRDM and Stop & Shop are coming together... Read more
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